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Elias Samaan

Birthplace: From: Hardin - SYRIA - now LEBANON
Death: Died in TITANIC at sea
Cause of death: Died in the sinking. Body Not Recovered
Place of Burial: Atlantic Ocean
Immediate Family:

Son of Hanna Elias Samaan and -mother of- Youssef & Elias Samaan
Brother of Youssef Samaan

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About Elias Samaan


  • Name: Mr Elias Samaan
  • Age: 17 years
  • Last Residence: in Hardin Lebanon
  • Occupation: General Labourer
  • 3rd Class passenger
  • First Embarked: Cherbourg on Wednesday 10th April 1912
  • Ticket No. 2662 , £21 13s 7d
  • Destination: Wilkes Barre Pennsylvania United States
  • Died in the sinking.
  • Body Not Recovered

Mr Hanna (sic) Samaan, 18, a labourer from Hardin, Syria (modern day Lebanon) boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg as a third class passenger (ticket no. 2662, £21 13s 7d). He was accompanied by his father Hanna and brother Youssef.

They were among a large group of Lebanese passengers travelling from Hardin to Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania.

All three men died in the sinking. Their bodies, if recovered, were never identified.


  • Contract Ticket List, White Star Line 1912 (National Archives, New York; NRAN-21-SDNYCIVCAS-55[279])
  • Marriages, births, deaths and injuries that have occurred on board during the voyage (PRO London, BT 100/259-260)


  • Hermann Söldner, Germany

Travelling Companions (on same ticket)

  • Mr Hanna Elias Samaan
  • Mr Youssef ("Joseph") Samaan
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Elias Samaan's Timeline

From: Hardin - SYRIA - now LEBANON
April 15, 1912
Age 17
TITANIC at sea
Atlantic Ocean